About the Festival

A huge thank you to all our performers, volunteers, sound engineers and audiences for making a wet a soggy festival weekend one of the most enjoyable possible. The music was superb the audiences were enthusiastic and everything ran as smoothly as possible on the wettest weekend of the year. We can’t thank you all enough for your support.

When is it?

The festival will be held from Friday 9th to Sunday 11th August. 3 Days from morning to evening of great entertainment!

Entry to the Festival site is FREE

Entry to the festival remains free. Most acts in the Alnwick Alive Tent is also free.

Main Stage Headline Acts

The Main Stage is ticketed. See below for ticket costs.

Where is it being held?

This years festival will be held in a scenic setting with stupendous views adjacent to the world famous Alnwick Gardens, just a short walk from the Town Centre.


How can I buy tickets?

You can buy tickets online by clicking here.

What is different this year?

Besides the new location, the festival will now have two separate show marquees featuring famous names from the world of folk and contemporary music, plus a wealth of local talent. The MAIN STAGE will have ticketed entry featuring well known acts, with the second stage featuring locals acts, spoken word and workshops.

Where is Alnwick?

Alnwick is located in the North of Northumberland. It originally prospered as a medieval market town, and it still retains many of its cobbled streets, narrow alleys and fine stone buildings which now house a range of specialist shops, family businesses and some of the original coaching inns.